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    • The National Law Journal, 2019 Washington “Litigation Department of the Year” winner (2019)
    • The American Lawyer, 2018 California "Litigation Department of the Year" winner (2018)
    • China Law & Practice, "Intellectual Property Firm of the Year" (2018)
    • The National Law Journal "2015 Washington Litigation Department of the Year" Finalist (2015)
    • The American Lawyer, "2014 Litigation Department of the Year" Finalist (2014)
    • The National Law Journal - Recognized on the Intellectual Property Hot List (2016)
    • Managing Intellectual Property Global Awards - Recognized in the North American category as the "International Trade Commission Firm of the Year" (2010, 2014)
    • Chambers Global - Recognized as a leading International Trade - Section 337 (2010-2024); US Intellectual Property Patent Practice (2020-2024); and US Intellectual Property Practice (2010-2024) 
    • Chambers USA - Recognized for Intellectual Property nationwide, as well as in California and Washington, DC (2009-2024)
    • Chambers USA - Recognized for its International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337) practice nationwide (2009-2024)
    • Chambers Asia-Pacific - Recognized as a leader in the category South Korea: Intellectual Property; one attorney recognized for Intellectual Property (2020-2024)
    • Chambers Europe - Recognized as a leader in the category: Belgium, Intellectual Property (2013)
    • U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers, Litigation - Patent: National, San Francisco and Washington, DC first tier ranking (2013-2015)
    • Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) Magazine - Recognized in the “IAM Patent 1000 - The World’s Leading Patent Practitioners” for its National litigation and International Trade Commission practices, DC Metro Area litigation practice, and California litigation. Four litigators recognized in California, one luminary and five litigators recognized in DC Metro Area and three litigators recognized in National - International Trade Commission (2014).
    • Legal 500 Asia Pacific, Intellectual Property (Foreign Firms) (2013-2014)
    • Legal 500 US - Recognized as a leading US practice in the areas of Patent Litigation: Full Coverage, Patent Litigation: International Trade Commission, and Patents: Licensing (2012-2018); Patent: Portfolio Management (2012-2016)
    • Legal 500 UK - Recognized in its IP category (2011-2014)
    • One partner is a member and former chair of the Northern District of California patent rules committee.
    • Three of our Covington partners are Fellows of the American College of Trial Lawyers and one was elected a Vice Chair of the Complex Litigation Committee.